The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 866 870 933
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 40 59 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.059% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.061% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 35
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £32,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £61,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89853 97233 106674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.52% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76436 80612 88172
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 13 £65,000 +36.84% 5
South East +13 10 £45,000 -15.88% 2
East of England - 9 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands -17 5 £35,000 -17.64%
South West +7 3 £51,750 +15.00%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Security Operations Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (88.24%) Security Operations
2 43 (63.24%) CISSP
3 40 (58.82%) SIEM
4 36 (52.94%) Information Security
5 31 (45.59%) CEH
6 25 (36.76%) Network Security
6 25 (36.76%) SANS
7 24 (35.29%) Wireshark
8 22 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (32.35%) Unix
8 22 (32.35%) CCNA
9 21 (30.88%) ITIL
9 21 (30.88%) Firewall
9 21 (30.88%) ArcSight
10 20 (29.41%) CCNP
11 17 (25.00%) Snort
11 17 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (23.53%) Degree
12 16 (23.53%) CISM
13 15 (22.06%) Linux
13 15 (22.06%) Finance
13 15 (22.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 15 (22.06%) QRadar
14 13 (19.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 13 (19.12%) SolarWinds
14 13 (19.12%) Nessus
14 13 (19.12%) Risk Assessment
14 13 (19.12%) GCIH
14 13 (19.12%) MCSE

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.94%) Apache
1 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.76%) Network Security
2 24 (35.29%) Wireshark
3 21 (30.88%) Firewall
4 11 (16.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
5 10 (14.71%) DNS
5 10 (14.71%) HTTP
5 10 (14.71%) tcpdump
6 9 (13.24%) SMTP
7 3 (4.41%) Internet
8 2 (2.94%) FTP
8 2 (2.94%) SSL
9 1 (1.47%) DHCP
9 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.47%) LAN
9 1 (1.47%) LDAP
9 1 (1.47%) Telnet
9 1 (1.47%) VPN
9 1 (1.47%) WAN
9 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.82%) Electronics
3 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.82%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Banking
4 4 (5.88%) Music Industry
5 2 (2.94%) Publishing
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.82%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.88%) Social Network
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.94%) PKI
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.47%) Derivative
6 1 (1.47%) Equities
6 1 (1.47%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Unix
2 15 (22.06%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (88.24%) Security Operations
2 40 (58.82%) SIEM
3 36 (52.94%) Information Security
4 21 (30.88%) ITIL
5 17 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (22.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 13 (19.12%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (16.18%) Risk Management
9 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
9 10 (14.71%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (13.24%) Security Architecture
11 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (11.76%) BCP
11 8 (11.76%) Workflow
12 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
12 6 (8.82%) Programme Management
12 6 (8.82%) Security Management
12 6 (8.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) C
2 11 (16.18%) Python
2 11 (16.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (63.24%) CISSP
2 31 (45.59%) CEH
3 25 (36.76%) SANS
4 22 (32.35%) CCNA
4 22 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (29.41%) CCNP
6 16 (23.53%) CISM
6 16 (23.53%) Degree
7 13 (19.12%) GCIH
7 13 (19.12%) MCSE
7 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (16.18%) SSCP
9 10 (14.71%) GCIA
9 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
10 9 (13.24%) CompTIA Security+
10 9 (13.24%) Security+ Certification
11 8 (11.76%) DV Cleared
12 4 (5.88%) GCFA
12 4 (5.88%) RHCE
13 3 (4.41%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (14.71%) ISO27002
3 9 (13.24%) COBIT
4 2 (2.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (25.00%) Snort
2 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) QRadar
2 13 (19.12%) Nessus
2 13 (19.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.94%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) ArcSight
2 13 (19.12%) Red Hat
2 13 (19.12%) SolarWinds
2 13 (19.12%) Symantec
3 12 (17.65%) Cisco
4 10 (14.71%) IBM
4 10 (14.71%) Splunk
5 9 (13.24%) HP
6 6 (8.82%) EMC
6 6 (8.82%) Juniper
6 6 (8.82%) SAP
6 6 (8.82%) SevOne
7 5 (7.35%) Sourcefire
8 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.41%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.94%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.47%) Qualys
11 1 (1.47%) Tripwire
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